Allied Warships

Allied War Losses

This page is probably not fully complete
It shows ships destroyed (lost) to all causes during the war.

During the war the Allies (Americans, United Kingdom and Commonwealth, France, Russia, Netherlands, ...) lost more than 1,900 warships to all causes. This listing shows them all.

The Royal Dutch Navy Johan Maurits van Nassau class sloop HNMS Johan Maurits van Nassau (i). She was lost on 14 May 1940.


23 Jun 1940HMIS Pathan (K 26)Patrol craftPC 


30 Apr 1941HMIS Parvati (4.179)Auxiliary patrol vessel 
8 Dec 1941HMIS PrabhavatiAuxiliary patrol vessel 


1 Mar 1942HMIS Sohpie MarieAuxiliary patrol vessel 
6 Apr 1942HMIS Indus (L 67 / U 67)SloopGrimsby 
16 Oct 1942HMIS Lady CraddockAuxiliary patrol vessel 


2 Apr 1943HMIS HaideriAuxiliary patrol vessel 
9 Sep 1943HMIS MTB 284 (MTB 284)Motor Torpedo BoatVosper 72 feet-type 
9 Sep 1943HMIS MTB 285 (MTB 285)Motor Torpedo BoatVosper 72 feet-type 


14 Apr 1944HMIS El Hind (F 120)Landing Ship Infantry 
10 Aug 1944HMIS Kutubtari (FY 086)Auxiliary patrol vessel 
7 Oct 1944HMIS HDML 1119 (ML 1119)Harbour Defence Motor LaunchHDML 

12 Allied warship losses located.

Losses by navy

Royal Navy (1108)
US Navy (487)
Soviet Navy (138)
French Navy (95)
Royal Dutch Navy (59)
Royal Canadian Navy (31)
Royal Hellenic Navy (26)
Royal Norwegian Navy (23)
Royal Australian Navy (16)
Polish Navy (12)
Royal Indian Navy (12)
Free French Navy (9)
Italian Navy (7)
United States Coast Guard (5)
Brazilian Navy (2)
Royal New Zealand Navy (2)

This page shows all the Allied warships lost during World War Two. The page optionally is divided by navy for more compact listing.

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